Are you ‘bossy’ or ‘commanding’? It depends on your gender
Some words, by their very definition, are meant to describe men or women: an actress, say, or a nephew. But other words, despite being gender-neutral, seem to get used – often negatively so – exclusively for one sex or the other. Take the adjectives below: same basic definition, likely different recipients. Which words do you think are used to describe women, and which men?